We Grow Corn – Our Farm

Hanston City Library 105 N LOGAN ST, Hanston

Unit 1 gives an overview of what will be learned throughout the series. By reading the entire “We Grow Corn!” book, readers are introduced to the farmers, Brad McCauley and Steve Rome, and gets them excited to learn about growing corn. In the remaining units, readers will dig deeper into the topics of growing corn […]

We Grow Corn – Let’s Plant Corn

Hanston City Library 105 N LOGAN ST, Hanston

Unit 2 teaches the reader about the process of planting corn and what a corn kernel needs to germinate. Getting a kernel to germinate is similar for many plants but farmers need to make sure that each kernel emerges out of the ground and grows at the same rate as every other plant in the […]

We Grow Corn – Growing Corn

Hanston City Library 105 N LOGAN ST, Hanston

In Unit 3 the reader will learn how corn grows and what is needed to grow a healthy corn plant. Farmers are faced with many challenges throughout the growing season. Insects and weeds may impact the plants badly. The amount of water will also determine how much the corn plant will produce. Water Cycle Bead […]